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In History
  • Treaty of Versailles

    Treaty of Versailles
    The Treaty of Versailles was the most important of the peace treaties that brought World War I to an end. The Treaty ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers. It was signed on 28 June 1919, exactly five years after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand.
  • hyperInflation

    HyperInflation is when the prices go up.

    Price of bread in Germany in 1923: was 250 marks - 399 billion marks.
  • Beerhall Putsch

    Beerhall Putsch
    Hitler attempts to overthrow the Germany government, and, in German, as the Hitlerputsch or Hitler-Ludendorff-Putsch, was a failed coup attempt by the Nazi Party leader Adolf
  • Hitler on trial

    Hitler on trial
    Use trial to give huge speech further blaming Jews for problems of Germany. After the failed putsch of November 8/9, 1923, Hitler, Ludendorff and eight co-defendants were put on trial for high treason at the People's Court in Munich.
  • Anne Frank was Born

    Anne Frank was  Born
  • Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany

    Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany
    Adolf Hitler was a German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany.
    -Eliminate Political rivals to be head of Nazis
  • Reichstag fire of February 1933

    Reichstag fire of February 1933
  • Enabling Act of March 1933

    Enabling Act of March 1933
    -basically gives power of decision making to hitler
  • Nuremberg Laws

    Nuremberg Laws
    Nazis needed a way identify Jews so they could discriminate them. Nuremberg Laws defined people with 3 or 4 Jewish Grandparents as ¨Jewish" and 1 or 2 as ¨Mixed Blood.¨ Denied citizenship. Forbade Jews from marrying non-jews
  • Kristallnacht

    The Kristallnacht was " The Night of the Broken glass." It was on November 9 to November 10, 1938
  • Germany Invades poland

    Germany Invades poland
    It starts WWII. 3 million jews in Poland. World War will result in the destruction of the Jewish race in Eurpoe.
  • Ghettos

    Nazis begin rounding up millions of jews and confining them to ghettos. LArgest Ghettos were in cities like warsaw or lodz in poland
  • Euthanasia Program Begins

    Euthanasia Program Begins
    -Euthanasia- systematic killing of those germans whom the Nazis ¨unworthy of life¨ because of mental illness or physical disability.
    -Eventually, 80,000 people with disabilities will be killed
  • Wannsee conference

    Wannsee conference
    -Nazi leaders approve the ¨Final SOULTION¨ or plan to EXTERMINATE THE JEWS.
    -The largest mass-killing be Einsatzgruppen on record was at Babi Yar in Ukraine. 33,000 people were killed in just under 2 days.
  • Anne Frank’s family was going into hiding

    Anne Frank’s family was going into hiding
    Anne Frank’s family was going into hiding because they wanted to escape from Hitler. They went into hiding with Mr. and Mrs. V.D. They went into hiding in the Annex.
  • Mr. Dussel moves into the secret Annex

    The whole Frank family doesn't what another person to move into the secret annex because thay don't have enough food.
  • Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

    Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
    -residents smuggled weapons in the ghetto
    -Uprising lasted for about month
    -S.S. troops arrested and deported residents after the uprising ended.
  • Auschwitz-Birkenau

    Members of the Sonderkommando working in the Crematorium fought S.S. guards killing over 70, but all 250 as well as 200 others were killed in response
  • The Secret Annex was discovered

    They got caught by a robber that stole down stairs. Peter knocked down a lamp and scared off the robber.
  • Free at last

    Free at last
    Camps throughout Europe are liberated by allied forces
  • Liberation of Concentration camps

    Liberation of Concentration camps
    Soviet soldiers were the first to liberate concentration camp prisoners in the final stages of the war. On July 23, 1944, they entered the Majdanek camp in Poland, and later overran several other killing centers. On January 27, 1945, they entered Auschwitz and there found hundreds of sick and exhausted prisoners.
  • Hitler commits suicide

    Hitler commits suicide
    Hitler commits suicide rather than face capture by the Soviet Red Army. Germany surrenders within a week.
  • Anne's death is confirmed to Otto Frank

  • Mr. frank finds Anne's diary

    Mr.Frank comes back to the secret annex and picks up a white glove of Anne.
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    Republic Government

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    The holocaust was a In 1933, the Jewish population of Europe stood at over nine million. Most European Jews lived in countries that Nazi Germany would occupy or influence during World War II.
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    World War II

    The Germans got defeated during the World War II.
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    weimar Republic

    The presdient was a popluar war hero named hindenburg
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    Prisoners fought back at death camps

    After stealing weapons from guards prisoners tried to escape. Most were killed but a few dozen made it out and survived the war
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    Death Marches

    -allies advancing toward death camps
    -Nazis evacuate prisoners, march them into germany to avoid
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    Nuremberg trails

    The allies and the International Community put a number of Germans on trial for wars crimes, crimes Against peace and Crimes Aganist Humanity.